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uncombed Syllabification: un·combed
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈkōmd/

Definition of uncombed in English:

adjective

(Of a person’s hair) not combed.
Example sentences
  • Standing at about five foot nine, Freddie appeared somewhat taller due to an enormous pile of wild, uncombed hair.
  • The Princess had a distinguished face, thin and drawn, set off by long black uncombed hair and she wore a long dark gown down to her feet.
  • I slid my headphones over my messy, uncombed hair.

Words that rhyme with uncombed

unconsumed

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